Interactive Whiteboard Activities: Daily Word Ladders Grades K–1

80+ Word Study Activities That Target Key Phonics Skills to Boost Young Learners’ Reading, Writing & Spelling Confidence

By Timothy V. Rasinski

Product Description:

Students climb to new heights in reading and writing with these fun, engaging, reproducible word-building games—now also available for whole-class participation through the interactive whiteboard! Students read clues on each rung, then change and rearrange letters to create words until they reach the top. All the while, they’re analyzing sound-symbol relationships, developing phonemic awareness, broadening their vocabulary, and building spelling skills to become better readers!

Includes a teaching guide with teaching tips and printable word ladder worksheets—PLUS, all 80+ daily word ladders in a full-color ActivInspire flipchart, to use with your interactive whiteboard!

Teaching Tip:

Add your own clues to give students extra help as they work through each rung of a ladder!

Grades K–1

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Run, Cat, Run! (short a) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Pan-tastic! (short a) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Rats! (short a) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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A Pat on the Back (short a) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Jam With Sam (short a) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Wag the Tail (short a) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Everybody Clap Your Hands! (short a) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Pack for Camp (short a) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Jet Set (short e) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Bed Time (short e) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Pen Pals (short e) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Word Web (short e) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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On the Set (short e) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Make a Dent (short e) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Desk Work (short e) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Ring the Bell! (short e) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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A Big Win (short i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Put a Lid on It! (short i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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It's a Hit! (short i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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It's the Pits! (short i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Pig Pen (short i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Sit Down! (short i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Skip to My Lou! (short i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Kiss, Kiss! (short i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Hot, Hot, Hot! (short o) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Sob Story (short o) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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It's a Job (short o) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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In the Doghouse (short o) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Mop Top (short o) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Stop That! (short o) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Chop, Chop! (short o) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Sock It to Me! (short o) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Fun in the Sun (short u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Good Luck! (short u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Don't Bug Me! (short u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Rub-a-Dub-Dub! (short u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Catch That Bus! (short u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Pump It Up! (short u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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What a Nut! (short u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Cluck, Cluck! (short u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Slap Me Five! (short a, i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Make Your Bed! (short a, e) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Number-One Dad! (short a, i) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Get a Leg Up! (short e, i, o) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Bug on a Log (short i, o, u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Bat Attack! (short a, o, u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Tug of War (short e, o, u) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Top Hat (short vowels) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Batter Up! (short vowels) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Tap Dance (short vowels, vowel + consonant + e (VCE)) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Top Dog (short vowels, vowel + consonant + e (VCE)) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Cup of Tea (short vowels, vowel + consonant + e (VCE)) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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What a Ham! (short vowels, vowel + consonant + e (VCE)) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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High Tide (vowel + consonant + e (VCE)) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Give a Dog a Bone (vowel + consonant + e (VCE)) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Go West! (short vowels, consonant blends) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Swimming (short vowels, consonant blends) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Dust Bunny (short vowels, consonant blends) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Ship Shape (short vowels, consonant digraphs) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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In a Rush! (short vowels, consonant digraphs) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Make a List (short vowels, consonant blends & digraphs) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Stack 'Em Up! (short vowels, consonant blends & digraphs) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Stamp It! (short vowels, consonant blends & digraphs, l-controlled vowels) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Wishing Well (short vowels, consonant blends & digraphs, l-controlled vowels) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Got Milk? (short & long vowels, consonant blends) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Yes, Sir! (r-controlled vowels, consonant blends) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Party Time! (short vowels, r-controlled vowels) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Sort It Out (r-controlled vowels, consonant blends & digraphs) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Girl Power! (short vowels, l-controlled & r-controlled vowels) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Pack Your Bags (r-controlled vowels, consonant blends & digraphs) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Out to Lunch (short vowels, r-controlled vowels, consonant blends & digraphs) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Looking Sharp (r-controlled vowels, consonant blends & digraphs) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Aww! (-aw) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Eww! (-ew) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Take a Bow! (-ow/ou/) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Look What You Know! (-ow/oh/) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Moo, Cow, Moo! (-ew, -ow) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Dig in the Soil (-oy, -oi) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Ring! Ring! (-ing) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Sing-along (-ing, -ang) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Bring It On! (-ing, -ong, -ung) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Power Up (1- and 2-syllable (-ow, -op) words) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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Shadow Puppets (1- and 2-syllable (-ow) words) Interactive Word Ladder (Grades K-1) 2
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